S. 1989 (105th): Marriage Penalty Reduction Act
Apr 27, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 27, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 1998
Length: 3 pages
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A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the standard deduction amount to reduce the marriage penalty, simplify the filing of individual tax returns, and provide tax relief for lower and middle income individuals, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1989 — 105th Congress: Marriage Penalty Reduction Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1989
“S. 1989 — 105th Congress: Marriage Penalty Reduction Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. March 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1989>
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